This section specifies only the requirements for the Economics minor, which may be completed as an option in several degree programs including the Bachelor of Arts, the Bachelor of Business Administration, the Bachelor of Science, and the Bachelor of General
Studies. Students in other degree programs should check the program information in the calendar to ensure that the Economics minor is an option. Degree students must also ensure that all other degree requirements have been met. For students who are planning on completing this Arts minor within their degree program, please check the BA residency section of the calendar for how many upper-level credits must be completed at UFV in order to graduate with this program.
Lower-level requirements: 12-14 credits
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
Introduction to Finance (formerly BUS 149, 162)
or STAT 104
or STAT 106
or MATH 270/
Introduction to Probability and Statistics
or MATH 141
Calculus for Business (formerly MATH 115)
Upper-level requirements: 15 credits
Macroeconomics and Financial Markets
In addition to the required courses listed above, students must complete nine credits of upper-level ECON.
Financial Management I
Technological Progress and Economic Growth
Law and Economics
Risk Management and Financial Engineering
International Financial Management
Financial Management II
Note: BUS 410 (previously offered) will also count towards the elective requirement.